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Academy of Achievement
Notable Americans of the 20th century are listed under the categories of Arts, Business, Public Service, Science & Exploration, and Sports.

bio.
Database of over 25,000 biographies of famous personalities (formerly A&E).

Biographies: PolySearch Engine
Access biographical information, sketches, and full biographies from multiple databases.

Encyclopedia of World Biography

NNDB: Tracking the Entire World
A visual tool for exploring the connections between people. Over 40,000 profiles are available.

S9.com: Biographical Dictionary
Brief biographies of more than 28,000 notable men and women from throughout history.

Genres

Catholic Online Saints Index
Biographies of Catholic saints and an index of patron saints.

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage: Biographies

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
University of Toronto with support from the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage.

Encyclopædia Britannica’s Guide to Black History

Historic Figures
BBC biographies.

National Women’s Hall of Fame
Biographies of women who have been inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, New York.

Nobel e-Museum
Biographies of Nobel Laureates.

TIME 100
Profiles of the TIME 100 most influential people of the 20th century.

Presidents of the United States
An index to the biographies of all presidents of the United States of America, from 1789 to present.

Vice Presidents of the United States
A complete list of vice presidents with extensive information on their political careers.

First Ladies’ Gallery
An index to the biographies of all First Ladies of the United States of America, from 1789 to present.

Who’s Who in the Federal Government

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